The Victorious Army Group, [Jeish al-Ta'eifa al-Mansoura], in two communiqués issued today, August 1, 2005, claims responsibility for a car bombing attack upon American forces in Baghdad, which they indicate the ?Iraqi media? reported resulted in the death of innocent Iraqis. The group states that they will prove to them and ?to the whole world the truth about the operation… in the very near future.? Further, the Victorious Army Group claims responsibility for destroying an ?American vehicle? in al-Moshahada, north of Baghdad, today.
A full translation of both messages is provided to our Intel Service members.